Frontline Medic: Gallipoli, Somme, Ypres: The Diary of Captain George Pirie, R.A.M.C. 1914-17, Michael Lucas.
Follows the experiences of a South African doctor from a Scottish
family through some of the most notorious battles of the First World
War, following Pirie in and out of the lines. An uncut diary that
includes both dramatic accounts of major Allied attacks and rest time
out of the trenches, as well as the day-to-day life in and around the
trenches. Unedited after the war, this gives a contemporary day by day
view of Pirie's view of the war.
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